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NFL Suspends Norwalk's Silas Redd Indefinitely For Substance Abuse

Norwalk's Silas Redd, who was hoping to come back after a knee injury, has been suspended indefinitely by the NFL for substance abuse violations.
Norwalk's Silas Redd, who was hoping to come back after a knee injury, has been suspended indefinitely by the NFL for substance abuse violations. Photo Credit: Twitter/Silas Redd

NORWALK, Conn. — Norwalk native and Redskins' backup running back Silas Redd Jr., who was trying to come back from a devastating knee injury, is sidelined again with an indefinite NFL suspension for a second violation of the league's substance abuse policy, the Washington Post is reporting.

This latest news comes just months after a four-game suspension for the same reason. Redd is recovering from a torn ligament in his knee that caused him to sit out the entire 2015 season, the Washington Post reports.

Redd, who attended Stamford's private King School, was a lead running back at Penn State before transferring to Southern California, where he signed with the Redskins in 2014. 

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